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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FISCAL

He did not disappoint the hopes of his friends in regard to his fiscal abilities.

But it is of no use to try and calculate the vast advantage of Fiscal expansion.

The Fiscal coloured, turned and paused and fixed him with an angry eye.

The total receipts for the fiscal year were nearly eighteen millions.

The fiscal system was, almost of necessity, of the most simple character.

And I shall require details on his older designs for Fiscal to examine into.

It is to these lands that such a fiscal scheme as has been indicated should be applied.

It does not appear that the said your fiscal has as yet answered.

It seemed so impudent like of the man coming into the fiscal's garden of all places!

The fiscal might have a kin' of unpleasant way of looking at it.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, "pertaining to public revenue," from Middle French fiscal, from Late Latin fiscalis "of or belonging to the state treasury," from Latin fiscus "treasury," originally "purse, basket made of twigs (in which money was kept)," of unknown origin. The general sense of "financial" (1865, American English) was abstracted from phrases like fiscal calendar, fiscal year. Related: Fiscally.

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